SongVault Artist Profile
Ethnic Fusion / Celtic New Age
Catherine Duc produces instrumentals blending Ambient, Celtic, Classical, Electronica and World music.
Born in Melbourne, Australia, Catherine is a classically trained pianist and later studied recording and production techniques at the Concert Hall in Melbourne. She also has a Diploma in Film Music Composition from The London School of Creative Studies.
Some of her awards include:
- Best Instrumental Artist, Best Instrumental Producer, Toronto International Music Awards 2008
- Best Instrumental Artist, International Online Music Awards 2007
-Instrumental Artist of The Year, 16th Annual Los Angeles Music Awards 2006
Her album Visions and Dreams (2005) features world music elements layered with lush arrangements and ambient groove beats. It was mastered by Sony Music, and is available from most music stores in the USA, and online stores such as Amazon.
Similar artists: Enigma, Delerium, Deep Forest, 'Pure Moods' compilations, Bill Whelan (Riverdance), Ronan Hardiman (Lord of The Dance), Enya, Secret Garden, The Corrs' instrumentals.
For more information, visit Catherine's official site at: http://www.catherineduc.com or her MySpace site at http://www.myspace.com/catherineduc